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J. Arlin Holcomb, 66, of Flat Rock, Ala., passed away July 13.

Survivors include his mother, Mildred Holcomb of Flat Rock, Ala.; sons, David Holcomb, Steven Holcomb, John Holcomb all of Chatsworth, Adam Holcomb of Eufaula, Ala.; daughter, Judy Collins of Bean Station, Tenn., Sarah Powell of Alexander City, Ala., Melissa Mead of Bean Station, Tenn., Stacy Langly of Chatsworth; brothers, Bud Holcomb of Trenton, Larry Holcomb of Flat Rock, Ala., Randy Holcomb of Henagar, Ala., Ricky Holcomb of Flat Rock, Ala., Joe Holcomb of Sylvania, Ala.; sisters, Betty Gilbert, Nina Harris both of Trenton, Gertrude York of Ider, Ala.; 16 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held July 15 in the Kerby Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Jimmy Ball officiating.

Interment was in Deer Head Cover Cemetery.

Arrangements by Kerby Funeral Home, Henagar, Ala.



Herbert J. Sharpton, age 82, passed away on July 12 at his home in Leesburg. 

He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 61 years, Myrtle Sharpton; son, Eddy Sharpton; granddaughter, Earie Pyke; brothers, Marsell, Billy and J.P.; sister, Emmaline and parents A.J. and Cora Sharpton. 

Survivors include daughters, Jaki Gosa (Forrest) of Leesburg, and Becky Swanbeck (Larry) of Braselton; sons, Ronnie Sharpton (Susan) of Indiantown, Fla., and Terry Sharpton (Gale) of Trenton; brothers, John D. (Dorothy) and Wendell (Carol) Sharpton of Higdon, Ala.; seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. 

Graveside services were at Brown’s Gap Cemetery on Sand Mountain on July 15. 

Arrangements by Ryan Funeral Home, Trenton.

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